Academy of sailing and the class Association Optimist said the postponement of the Cup of Associations and a series of regatta “optimists of the Northern capital”
In connection with the pandemic COVID-19 and the restrictions imposed on mass events kids competition Cup Association and “Optimists of the Northern capital” it is impossible to hold to previously established terms. This was previously reported by Academy sailing Association and class “Optimist”.
Recall that the start of the first stage of the regatta “optimists of the Northern capital” was scheduled for may 26 and of the Cup of Association of class “Optimist” on may 29. It is planned that these regattas will be held in the Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg at a later date. About new dates of the regattas to be announced. Also change the timing of the other stages in series regatta “optimists of the Northern capital”.
“Changing time, we are very optimistic about the opportunity to hold the Cup of Associations and a series of regatta “optimists of the Northern capital” in this season”, says project Manager of the Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg Elena Solovieva. – For Yacht club of Saint-Petersburg children’s regatta is a priority. We will make every effort to Cup of Associations and the “Optimists of the Northern capital” took place with minimum risk to the health of the participants. We will closely monitor the situation as soon as possible to approve the exact date of the regatta. We have no doubt that if the situation will allow, in the new season in the competition will welcome even more athletes and competition riders on the water will be rich and interesting.”